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sloth
used in The Souls of Black Folk

2 uses
  • He felt the weight of his ignorance,—not simply of letters, but of life, of business, of the humanities; the accumulated sloth and shirking and awkwardness of decades and centuries shackled his hands and feet.
    Chapter 1 (68% in)
  • How strange that Georgia, the world-heralded refuge of poor debtors, should bind her own to sloth and misfortune as ruthlessly as ever England did!
    Chapter 7 (74% in)

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